The Middle East has had: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 2 earthquakes in the past 24 hours
  • 12 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 39 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 533 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in The Middle East:


A

6.9 magnitude earthquake

1926-06-26 19:46:33 UTC at 19:46
June 26, 1926 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.681, 26.795
16.2 km from Kéfalos (10.2 miles)

Dodecanese Islands, Greece

Depth: 15 km

B

6.8 magnitude earthquake

2013-09-28 07:34:06 UTC at 07:34
September 28, 2013 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 27.183, 65.505
132.2 km from Bela (82.2 miles)

Depth: 12 km

C
2000-11-25 18:09:11 UTC 6.8 magnitude, 50 km depth
Baku, Baki, Azerbaijan

6.8 magnitude earthquake

2000-11-25 18:09:11 UTC at 18:09
November 25, 2000 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.245, 49.946
15.2 km from Baku (9.2 miles)

Caspian Sea, Offshore Azerbaijan

Depth: 50 km

D
1996-10-09 13:10:52 UTC 6.8 magnitude, 33 km depth
Paphos, Pafos, Cyprus

6.8 magnitude earthquake

1996-10-09 13:10:52 UTC at 13:10
October 09, 1996 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.556, 32.126
36.2 km from Paphos (22.2 miles)

Eastern Mediterranean Sea

Depth: 33 km

E
1983-10-30 04:12:27 UTC 6.8 magnitude, 11 km depth
Narman, Erzurum, Turkey

6.8 magnitude earthquake

1983-10-30 04:12:27 UTC at 04:12
October 30, 1983 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.33, 42.187
27.2 km from Narman (17.2 miles)

Eastern Turkey

Depth: 11 km

F

6.8 magnitude earthquake

1988-12-07 07:41:24 UTC at 07:41
December 07, 1988 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.987, 44.185
10.2 km from Gogaran (6.2 miles)

Depth: 5 km

G
1978-11-01 19:48:28 UTC 6.8 magnitude, 40 km depth
Karakenja, Tajikistan

6.8 magnitude earthquake

1978-11-01 19:48:28 UTC at 19:48
November 01, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.349, 72.615
94.2 km from Karakenja (58.2 miles)

Eastern Uzbekistan

Depth: 40 km

H
1964-10-06 14:31:25 UTC 6.8 magnitude, 27 km depth
Karacabey, Bursa, Turkey

6.8 magnitude earthquake

1964-10-06 14:31:25 UTC at 14:31
October 06, 1964 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.203, 28.206
13.2 km from Karacabey (8.2 miles)

Western Turkey

Depth: 27 km

I
1966-08-19 12:22:12 UTC 6.8 magnitude, 24 km depth
Varto, Muş, Turkey

6.8 magnitude earthquake

1966-08-19 12:22:12 UTC at 12:22
August 19, 1966 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.235, 41.572
12.2 km from Varto (7.2 miles)

Eastern Turkey

Depth: 24 km

J

6.8 magnitude earthquake

1947-08-05 14:24:15 UTC at 14:24
August 05, 1947 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 25.159, 63.338
17.2 km from Pasni (10.2 miles)

Southwestern Pakistan

Depth: 15 km